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Clementine

A clementine is a type of citrus fruit. It has a bright orange rind. They have a diameter of about 3 to 5 inches. Clementines are easy to peel and have no seeds. They are grown in California, and are usually available from November to January. Th ...

                                               

Eggs Benedict

Eggs Benedict is a dish usually served at breakfast. It starts with a lightly toasted English muffin. The muffin is topped with cooked bacon or Canadian bacon, and poached eggs. The dish is completed with a small amount of hollandaise sauce. Many ...

                                               

Fettuccine Alfredo

Fettuccine Alfredo is a pasta dish made from fettuccine pasta tossed with Parmesan cheese and butter. This is an old and simple recipe, in Italy it is simply called Fettuccine al burro English: Pasta with butter. The Italian restaurateur Alfredo ...

                                               

Poularde Albufera

Poularde Albufera, is a chicken dish named in honour of the Duke of Albufera. It sometimes credited to French chef Adolphe Duglere, who invented several other dishes. However, as Duglere was only ten years old when Albufera fell out of favour wit ...

                                               

Sachertorte

Sachertorte is a chocolate cake with a chocolate icing and a apricot jam filling. It is a typical sweet from Vienna. It is named after Franz Sacher, who invented the recipe.

                                               

Williams pear

The Williams bon chretien pear, commonly called the Williams pear, or Bartlett pear in the U.S. and Canada, is the most commonly grown variety of pear in most countries outside Asia. It is a summer pear, not as tolerant of cold as some varieties. ...

                                               

Almond

The almond, Prunus dulcis, is a small tree in the family Rosaceae. "Almond" is also the name of the edible and widely cultivated nut of this tree. The fruit of the almond has an outer hull and a hard shell with the seed or nut inside. Shelling al ...

                                               

Cashew

The cashew is a tropical tree in the flowering plant. The plant is native to northeastern Brazil. It is now widely grown in tropical climates for its cashew nuts and cashew apples.

                                               

Hazelnut

Hazelnuts are nuts of the hazel genus of tree; they are also called cob nuts and filbert nuts. Filbert nuts are more elongated. These nuts fall from their husks when ripe. Hazelnuts are oftentimes used as livestock feed or ground into paste. Haze ...

                                               

Hickory

Hickories are deciduous trees with pinnately compound leaves and large nuts. Hickory flowers are small, yellow-green catkins produced in spring. They are wind-pollinated and self-incompatible.

                                               

Macadamia nut

The macadamia nut is the fruit of a tree that first came from the east coast of Australia. There is more than one kind of Macadamia tree. Only one kind is grown for food. The tree is an evergreen stays green all year long. It grows up to 25 feet ...

                                               

Peanut

A peanut is a plant in the legume family, Fabaceae. It is native to South America, Central America and Mexico. Peanuts are annual herbaceous plants growing 30 to 50 cm tall.

                                               

Pecan

The pecan is a species of hickory nut, native to south-central North America, in the United States from southern Iowa, Illinois and Indiana east to western Kentucky, North Carolina and western Tennessee, south through Georgia, Alabama, Mississipp ...

                                               

Pine nut

Pine nuts are the edible seeds of pines. About 20 species of pine produce seeds large enough to be worth harvesting. Other pines have edible seeds too small to be useful as a human food. Pine nuts have been eaten in Europe and Asia since the Pale ...

                                               

Quinoa

Quinoa is a species of goosefoot. It is a grain-like crop grown primarily for its edible seeds. Quinoa is not a real cereal, or grain, but more of a vegetable, as it is not a member of the grass family. As a chenopod, quinoa is closely related to ...

                                               

Walnut

Walnut trees, genus Juglans, are plants which mostly grow in the northern hemisphere. They can reach ten to forty metres in height. They are used for timber. The wood is very hard, and dark in color. It is mostly used in furniture. The fruit is e ...

                                               

Century egg

A century egg is a cured duck egg. They are made by putting the egg in a mix of clay, salt, quicklime, and ash. A century egg is not really 100 years old. People call it a century egg because it looks different and takes months to make. Century e ...

                                               

Instagram egg

The Instagram egg is a picture of an egg posted by the account world_record_egg on the social media platform Instagram. It became a global phenomenon and an internet meme within days of its creation. It holds the world record for both the most-li ...

                                               

Egg white

The egg white, also known as albumen, is the clear liquid part of the egg. The yellow part is called the egg yolk. The egg white holds the egg yolk in place. Most of the egg white is water. It is low in calories. They are high in protein. They ca ...

                                               

Yolk

The yolk is the yellow center of an egg. It is only one cell. It is commonly seen in fried eggs. When it is mixed with the whites, it makes scrambled eggs. It is sometimes used in cooking. It is much higher in calories than the egg white. It has ...

                                               

7-Eleven

7-Eleven is an American brand of convenience stores that owns around 58.300 stores in 17 different countries. The first 7-Eleven is in the city of Dallas. The company that owns it, Seven-Eleven Japan Co., Ltd., is in Tokyo. Seven-Eleven Japan is ...

                                               

Cheese fries

Cheese fries are a popular fast food dish with french fries covered in cheese. Cheese fries are similar to the Canadian dish poutine. They are called cheesy chips or chips and cheese in places like the United Kingdom.

                                               

Chicken fingers

Chicken fingers are chicken meat dipped in breading and then deep-fried, grilled or baked. In the Northeastern United States or the Midwest, chicken strips are often made by way of egg batter and have smooth texture. Elsewhere, however, chicken s ...

                                               

Corn dog

A corn dog is a sausage on a stick coated in a thick layer of cornmeal batter and deep-fried. The sausage used in a corn dog is usually the same types that are used in hot dogs. It is a popular type of fast food or street food. Corn dogs originat ...

                                               

Fast Food Nation (movie)

Fast Food Nation is a 2006 American/British movie directed by Richard Linklater. It is based on Schlossers bestselling 2001 non-fiction book Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal. The movie is about the fast food industry. Schl ...

                                               

Fishstick

Fishsticks or fish fingers are a type of food probably invented in the United Kingdom. They are made of a whitefish like cod that is battered and breaded. They are often eaten with tartar sauce, cocktail sauce, or ketchup. Fishsticks are popular ...

                                               

French fries

French fries, are a type of food made out of potatoes that originated in Belgium. The potatoes are cut into thin strips and fried in oil. In the UK chips are seen as different to fries with chips being thicker cut than the thinner fries. They are ...

                                               

Frikandel

                                               

Jollibee

Jollibee is the largest fast-food chain brand in the Philippines, operating a network of more than 1.400 stores. A dominant market leader in the Philippines, Jollibee enjoys the lion’s share of the local market that is more than all the other mul ...

                                               

Pav bhaji

Pav bhaji is a fast food dish from India. It consists of a thick vegetable curry served with a soft bread roll. Its origins are in the state of Maharashtra.

                                               

Pot Noodle

Pot Noodle is a type of cup noodle sold in the United Kingdom. They contain noodles, soya pieces, vegetables, and seasoning powder with a packet of sauce that can be added to taste.

                                               

Poutine

Poutine is a dish from Quebec, Canada that has French fries and cheese curds, covered with brown gravy or sauce. Sometimes more ingredients are added. It is a fast food dish originally from Quebec sold by many national and international fast food ...

                                               

Take-out

Take-out or takeout is food prepared in a restaurant that is eaten somewhere else. A concept found in many ancient cultures, take-out food is now common worldwide. There are any number of different cuisines and dishes to choose from. The concept ...

                                               

Vada pav

Vada pav is a vegetarian fast food dish native to the state of Maharashtra.The dish consists of a deep fried potato dumpling placed inside a bread bun sliced almost in half through the middle. It is generally accompanied with one or more chutneys ...

                                               

Akara

Acaraje is a type of fritter made from cowpeas. It is the most popular street food in the north eastern state of Brazil, Bahia. The recipe for acaraje was introduced to Bahia by slaves who came from Yorùbaland during the colonial period. In Niger ...

                                               

Fish and chips

Fish and chips is a traditional British food that originally came from the UK. It is a popular kind of fast food in some parts of the world. As the name says, it is made of chips and a deep fried fish fillet. Shops and restaurants that have fish ...

                                               

Fried egg

                                               

Fritter

A fritter is a fried food. The food is a portion of batter or breading. It is filled with either meat, seafood, vegetables or fruit. In the United Kingdom, fritters can be with fish and chips. There is also a food item, like an apple ring or a sl ...

                                               

Frozen food

Frozen food is food that is frozen to be preserved for eating later. Frozen food is done this way to keep the food from spoiling as fast. Such products do not need preservatives. Frozen foods are usually packaged or put in containers. Some foods ...

                                               

Frozen dinner

A frozen dinner is a kind of ready-to-prepare meal, or convenience food. Frozen dinners are prepared in bulk, cooked until ready to serve, divided into single servings for freezing, to be reheated later. An entree of meat or other protein is incl ...

                                               

Fruit

In botany, a fruit is a plant structure that contains the plants seeds. To a botanist, the word fruit is used only if it comes from the part of the flower which was an ovary. It is an extra layer round the seeds, which may or may not be fleshy. H ...

                                               

Aamras

                                               

Açai palm

The Açai palm is a type of palm tree. There are seven different types of Açai palms. The tree grows in Central and South America. It has a black-purple fruit about the size of a grape called a euterpe. The seed inside is very big. The fruit grows ...

                                               

Ackee

The ackee, is a fruit. It is related to the lychee and the longan. It is native to tropical West Africa. The scientific name honours Captain William Bligh who took the fruit from Jamaica to Kew Gardens, England in 1793. The fruit was imported to ...

                                               

Aggregate fruit

An aggregate fruit is a fruit that develops from a single flower, but the flower has more than one ovary, and the ovaries join together as the fruit grows. A fruit that grows from just one flower that contains just one ovary, is not an aggregate ...

                                               

Aubergine

The aubergine is a plant. Its fruit is eaten as a vegetable. The plant is in the nightshade family of plants. It is related to the potato and tomato. Originally it comes from India and Sri Lanka. The Latin/French term aubergine originally derives ...

                                               

Banana

A banana is the common name for a type of fruit and also the name for the herbaceous plants that grow it. These plants belong to the genus Musa. They are native to the tropical region of southeast Asia. It is thought that bananas were grown for f ...

                                               

Banana squash

Banana squash is an edible squash, or gourd, in the Cucurbita family. developed from the butternut squash, a type of winter squash. Its name was given for its elongated shape and yellow colour. Like the butternut squash, it has a potato-like text ...

                                               

Blackcurrant

The blackcurrant is a small, bitter-tasting fruit. It can be found in central and northern Europe and northern Asia. Blackcurrant has a lot of vitamin C in it. Blackcurrant gets its name from its dark color. It is also used to make jelly, ice cre ...

                                               

Butternut squash

Butternut squash, sometimes known in Australia and New Zealand as butternut pumpkin or gramma, is a type of winter squash that grows on a vine. It has a sweet, nutty taste similar to that of a pumpkin. It has tan-yellow skin and orange fleshy pul ...

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